Most recently Nathon helped write the Innovation Agenda for Canada as the Special Innovation Advisor to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development.
Nathon has worked in two Prime Ministers’ offices, built four companies including a media production company and one of the world’s first upload/edit video websites Bitcast(ers), a social / impact games studio named Social Game Universe and a visual cloud-based authoring tool for apps called Lightning Platform that was deployed around the world for civic engagement projects.
Nathon draws on his background as a serial entrepreneur, innovator, founder, funder and artist to be an instigator of creative solutions for unique situations.
Nathon has mentored dozens of startups in Silicon Valley with a passion for cross-pollinating people, ideas and cultures. He grew up in Southeast Asia and has worked across the globe, including the Middle East, Europe and Central America. He continues to work in media, technology, and policy in the pursuit of positive social progress with the most inspiring people and organizations in the world.